February 3, 2017 Javed Anand and Teesta Setavad will appear in response to a summons before the CBI Court (Kila Court) Mumbai. They have been charge sheeted for ‘violating provisions of the FCR Act’ a charge they have consistently denied. The case relates to a Consultancy with Ford Foundation and Sabrang Communications & Publishing Pvt Ltd. The CBI charge sheet follows the raid on their … Continue reading It’s Teesta – Javed Haazir Ho on 3rd Feb, 2017
Dear all, As you are aware that on June 16, 2016, Narendra Modi led NDA government, cancelled the FCRA registration of Teesta Setalvad’s NGO Sabrang Trust on false charges. The action is yet another blow to the democracy of India and road to justice for the victims of the 2002 massacre. Yesterday’s Home Ministry order is yet another example of the present government’s stand on … Continue reading Support Teesta Setalvad
Teesta Setalvad and Javed Anand are considering taking the matter of the FCRA cancellation of Sabrang Trust to court. The big verdict of Gulberg massacre case came on 17th June, 2016 and interestingly Sabrang Trust’s FCRA was cancelled by MHA on the 16th June. In a detailed 24-page response dated October 5, 2015, Sabrang Trust, Mumbai, had challenged the MHA-FCRA department’s September 9 order suspending … Continue reading Cancellation of FCRA of Sabrang Trust to stop public justice says Teesta Setalvad
सामाजिक कार्यकर्ता तीस्ता सीतलवाड़ की एनजीओ सबरंग का फॉरेन कंट्रीब्यूशन रेगुलेशन एक्ट (FCRA) लाइसेंस गुरुवार को गृह मंत्रालय ने रद्द कर दिया गया. तीस्ता की एनजीओ का FCRA लाइसेंस पहले निलंबित किया गया था. इस लाइसेंस के रद्द होने के बाद से एनजीओ विदेशी फंड नहीं जुटा सकेगी पूर्व गृहसचिव एलसी गोयल ने तीस्ता सीतलवाड़ के एनजीओ का एफसीआरए रजिस्ट्रेशन रद्द किए जाने … Continue reading अब विदेशों से चंदा नहीं जुटा सकेंगी तीस्ता सीतलवाड़, MHA ने कैंसिल किया एनजीओ का लाइसेंस
In a detailed 24-page response dated October 5, 2015, Sabrang Trust, Mumbai, has challenged the MHA-FCRA department’s September 9 order suspending its FCRA registration and urged the ministry to revoke its malafide cancellation notice. Sabrang Trust has expressed shock and surprise at the Order of the MHA which has completely ignored the detailed point by point response that Sabrang Trust dated June 25, 2015 had … Continue reading Sabrang Trust has challenged the MHA-FCRA department’s September 9 order suspending its FCRA registration. Urged the ministry to revoke its cancellation notice
NGO founded by Guj CM faces MHA scrutiny? New Delhi: In April this year when the ministry of home affairs (MHA) cancelled registration of nearly 9,000 NGOs for not submitting annual returns from 2009 to 2012, the name of Gramshree Trust, an NGO founded by the current Gujarat chief minister Anandiben Patel back in 1995, was missing in the list. The second round of crackdown … Continue reading FCRA Violations by CM Gujarat Anandibehn Patel s trust: Will CBI raid her residence?
By Teesta Setalvad (On her way to CBI office today) The Zakia Jafri criminal revision petition in HC should not be confused with the Gulberg case which deals with the 69 people killed there along with Ehsaan saab. This petition attempts to look at criminal or administrative culpability for all the incidents during the Gujarat riots of 2002. So in that sense it is a … Continue reading On the timing of the Multi Pronged Attack (CBI and Gujarat Police) AND the significance of the Zakia Jafri petition